Université d'Orléans

Expertise & Analysis

(Rates voted by the Conseil d’administration/Board of the University of Orléans for 2019.)

Expertise – Consulting

  • Consulting, field work, data treatment, interpretation of results, writing of conclusions and reports: 790 € HT per day.
  • Travel: Charged at the standard University rate.

Analytical Expertise

  • Detection of dye-tracers in waters and solutions by spectrofluorimetry
    Hitachi F7000 Spectrofluorometer

    Concentration measurement: 6.00 € HT per tracer and sample (rate valid for all fluorescent tracers).
  • Realization of the calibration line with the tracing product used: 43.00 € HT per tracer.
  • Realization of excitation and emission spectra: 2.00 € HT per spectrum.
  • Analysis of dye-tracers in activated carbon detectors ("fluorosensors")
    Extraction + spectrofluorimetric analysis: 17.25 € HT per fluorosensor for one tracer (4 € per additional tracer).
  • Supply of ready-to-use "fluorosensors": 6.00 € HT per fluorosensor. 
  • Realization of "3D" (double scan) excitation-emission fluorescence spectra (presence of tracers or other fluorescent compounds, characterization of dissolved organic matter ...):  11.75 € HT per spectrum.
  • Detection and quantification of ionic tracers by ion chromatography
    Anions: Thermo Scientific (Dionex) ICS900; cations: Thermo Scientific (Dionex) ICS1100.
    Br-, Cl-, I-, Li+: 6.50 € HT per ionic tracer and per sample; 13.00 € HT per ionic series (anions or cations) and per sample.
    Analysis for other anions or cations on request.
  • Realization of the calibration line with the tracing product used: 43.00 € HT per tracer.
  • Determination of total dissolved P: 20.00 € HT per sample.
  • Realization of spectra by molecular absorption spectrophotometry (natural color of water, presence of dyes)
    Hitachi U1900 Ratio Beam Spectrophotometer: 10.00 € HT per spectrum.
    Analysis of ions in waters and solutions on request.
  • Pretreatment of samples before analysis (filtration, dilution): 4.25 € HT per sample (2 € per additional pretreatment).

Supply of scientific equipment (transport and insurance of the equipment under the responsibility of the borrower.)

  • GGUN-FL30 Flow-through Field Fluorometer for surface waters (2 devices, pre-calibrated, batteries provided, computer not provided):
    220.00 € HT per device and per week; 550.00 € HT a month.
  • ISCO 3700 Full-size Portable Sequential Samplers (24 bottles, 10 devices):
    90.00 € HT per sampler and per week; 290.00 € HT a month.
  • Supply of sampling flacons:
  • Set of 24 ISCO spare bottles: 90.00 € HT a set.
  • Box of 25 clean 30 mL brown glass flacons: 19.00 € HT a box.
  • Supply of ready-to-use liquid tracers: Purchase price + 300.00 € HT per tracer for the preparation.
  • Supply of calibration solutions for field fluorometers: 60.00 € HT per tracer for one calibration set.

Downloadable version on the back of CETRAHE 2019 information sheet.